Cosmetic Science, M.Sc. | Fairleigh Dickinson University | Madison, United States
12 months
Duration
987 USD/credit 31584 USD/year
987 USD/credit 31584 USD/year
987 USD/credit 31584 USD/year
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About

To serve the needs of the large population of cosmetic science professionals in the New York metropolitan area, Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physics offers a Master of Science in Cosmetic Science at Fairleigh Dickinson University

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Overview

The first of its kind in New Jersey, the MS in Cosmetic Science at Fairleigh Dickinson University , introduced in 1982, continues to fulfill the needs of those responsible for creating commercial products in the cosmetics, toiletries, and fragrance industries. It enables practitioners to learn the latest advances in their field and helps students to develop the skills necessary for senior assignments in the cosmetics industry. It is also geared to technologists aspiring to supervisory roles in the laboratory or plant. For those without industrial experience, the degree can launch a career in the cosmetic industry.

The majority of students entering this program have already completed an undergraduate BS degree in an allied science; preferably Chemistry or Biology. We have a diverse mixture of part-time, full-time domestic, and full-time international students.

Mission

Fairleigh Dickinson University is a center of academic excellence dedicated to the preparation of world citizens through global education. The University strives to provide students with the multi-disciplinary, intercultural, and ethical understandings necessary to participate, lead, and prosper in the global marketplace of ideas, commerce, and culture.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Skin Care Raw Materials & Formulations
  • Hair Care Raw Materials & Formulations
  • Cosmetic Science Laboratory
  • Applied Colloid & Surface Science
  • Product Development
  • Microtoxicity and Biochemistry
  • Dermal Pharmacology & Immunology
  • Perfumery
  • Color Cosmetics
  • Claims Substantiation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for this program are processed on a rolling admissions basis.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Credits

32 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A graduate application for admission.
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a degree in Allied Science — Biology, Chemistry, Bio-Chemistry, or Pharmacy — including a two-semester sequence of Organic Chemistry.
  • Submission of Graduate Record Examination (GRE) verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing scores. The Advanced Chemistry GRE is not required.
  • Three letters of recommendation (i.e. current or former professors, work supervisors, or industry professionals).
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities previously attended. Applicants who are unable to provide official documents at the time of enrollment may register as non-matriculated students with a graduate faculty advisor.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31584 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 987 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31584 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 987 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    31584 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 987 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Madison

1793 - 4414 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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